In 1707, the Mughal empire started to collapse
The Battle of Plassey involved the East Indian Company and the Indians who were allied with the French
He Arrived in Cape Town, South Africa
The Crimean War broke out between Russia and the Ottomans.
The Sepoys rebelled against the British because of the cartridges that were greased with animal fat.
The British took direct command over India
Diamonds were discovered in South Africa.
The Suez Canal opened in 1869. It shortened the trips instead of going all the way around countries.
The Zulus refused to accept the ways of the British, and the British attacked them.
The scramble for Africa began
European representatives met and created rules for Africa
The Maxim, the first automatic machine gun, was invented.
Gold was discovered in South Africa
The law was passed that there wouldn't be any tax on sugars coming into America.
The U.S. Annexed Hawaii.
The Boers and British fought over African territory
Britain and Russia took over Persia and broke it up
Britain became interested in Persia after oil had been discovered there.